Summer Fest and Hike-a-thon!

July 17, 2016: Join MHLC for guided hikes on your favorite preserves, including the ACHH Rail Trail, followed by a Summer festival at Indian Ladder Farms. Photo: Indian Ladder Farms by

We Need You!

The success of MHLC and our mission depends on the generosity of our donors. Consider supporting today, every donation helps! Photo by

Visit a Preserve

Most of our 17 preserves are open to the public with trails available for use. Don't forget to share your stories and photos with us!

Protect Your Land

MHLC works with land owners to find the best way to protect their land. Seen here: A picturesque view of the Catskills protected by a Conservation Easement in 2016.

3,969 Acres

Since its beginning, in 1992, the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy has protected over 3,969 acres of land in Albany, Schenectady and Montgomery Counties. Photo by

Recent Stories:

Be heard on the Rail Trail

MHLC bike bells now available!

Summer Festival

MHLC and Indian Ladder Farms are teaming up to bring you a summer festival and hike-a-thon on Sunday, July 17! Photo by

New Trail at Winn Preserve

Learn about a newly completed Eagle Scout project at the Winn Preserve, by Dan Driscoll.

Fox Project

MHLC is thrilled to announce the donation of 70 acres in the heart of the Capital Region.

Hikes and Events

Sign up today for a hike or nature class with MHLC!

ACHH Rail Trail

A joy to locals and visitors, the ACHH Rail Trail has undergone a huge transformation over the past year. Photo by Peter Thomas